Jessie Babb, age 93, of East Ridge died Thursday, June 14, 2012. She was born April 17, 1919 in Rocky Face, Georgia to Robert and Lillian (Woodall) Davis. She was preceded in death by her husband Tom Babb, granddaughter Cynthia Jo Garner, several brothers and sisters including Imogene Davis Kayler and Suzie Davis.
Mrs. Babb worked many years as a nurse's aide at Erlanger Medical Center. She enjoyed gardening and yard sales. Mrs. Babb loved animals especially dogs and cats.
Survivors include two children Billy (Carol) Babb and Bobbie Jean (Guy) Winkleman; grandchildren David Spurling, Diane Thompson, Rocky J. Babb and Tammy Lynn Dorsey; eight great grandchildren and one great great grandson.
Funeral services will be held Monday June 18, 2012 at 2:00 in the East Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home with Reverend Mark Holler officiating. Interment will follow in the Lakewood Memory Gardens South.
The family will receive friends Sunday from 6-8 at the funeral home.